291116 Police launch Christmas jumper campaign to encourage a #saferChristmas

The following is a Police Connect message. The festive season is fast approaching and as we gear up for the holiday merriment, Suffolk Constabulary is reminding people to keep safe and within the law. From the beginning of December, police will be delivering a series of crime prevention messages and guidance via social media to […]

37-67283-16 Burglary – Hawkedon, Bury St Edmunds

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for witnesses or information following a burglary at a farm in Hawkedon near Bury St Edmunds. Sometime between 4pm and 8.30pm on Friday 18th November a red and silver Richardson horse trailer was stolen; the offender(s) also forcibly entered chemical store and stole a chainsaw […]

37- 65906-16 Elmswell – hare coursing – five men men arrested

The following is a Police Connect message. Five men were arrested after police received a report of hare coursing in Elmswell at the weekend. Officers were called at 9am on Saturday 12 November to reports of a group of men with dogs in a field near to Ashfield Road. Police attended and after a search […]

161116 Be alert for thieves

The following is a Police Connect message. With Christmas less than six weeks away, Suffolk Police are reminding shoppers to ensure their personal security remains a priority following a noticeable increase in thefts. The advice comes after reports of a 21% increase in thefts from the person, in particular of mobile phones, wallets and purses, […]

111116 – Safer Neighbourhood Team newsletters

The following is a Police Connect message. The latest edition of your local Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) newsletter is now available to view on the Suffolk Constabulary website https://www.suffolk.police.uk/your-area     Your local SNT works to keep the community safe and address any issues of concern.  To keep you updated on the work they are […]

091116 CCTV appeal following theft – Southwold (Images attached)

The following is a Police Connect message. **please see attached documents for CCTV images of suspects** Police have released CCTV images of two people they would like to speak to following a theft at a jewellers in Southwold in September. Officers were called at 2:20pm on Friday 30 September to reports of a theft at […]

091116 CCTV appeal following theft – Southwold

The following is a Police Connect message. Police have released CCTV images of two people they would like to speak to following a theft at a jewellers in Southwold in September. Officers were called at 2:20pm on Friday 30 September to reports of a theft at a shop in Market Place. A man and a […]

081116 Ipswich – John Gladstone found

The following is a Police Connect message. A man who failed to return to a low secure hospital ward in Ipswich has been found. John Gladstone, aged 34, was on ‘town leave’ from the premises in Foxhall Road, leaving at 7.30am on Tuesday 1 November. He had conditions to return to the unit by 3.30pm […]

081116 Ipswich/Thetford – New CCTV images issued of John Gladstone

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are releasing new CCTV images of a man they are appealing for help in tracing, who failed to return to a low secure hospital ward in Ipswich, and is now believed to be in the Thetford area. John Gladstone, aged 34, was on ‘town leave’ from the […]

031116 – Theft from equestrian properties

The following is a Police Connect message. After a spate of burglaries at equestrian properties and the theft of a car recently, officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward. A number of horse rugs were stolen from an equestrian property in Benedicts Road, Brandon on Sunday 23 October at approximately 2:30pm.  A white man […]